Asteroidea Logo
Introduction | Search taxa | Taxon tree | Specimens | Literature | Stats | Log in

Asteroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 254768

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroasteridae
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroasteridae Sladen, 1889
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMammaster Perrier, 1894 (synonym of Cnemidaster)
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates. [details]

status source Mah, C. (2007). Phylogeny of the Zoroasteridae (Zorocallina;Forcipulatida): evolutionary events in deep-sea Asteroidea displaying Palaeozoic features. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 150: 177-210., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2007.00291.x [details]

[show all]
Direct child
taxa (6)

[show all]
[sort alpha..]
 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster gilesi (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster nudus (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster sigsbeei (Perrier, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster squameus (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster wyvillii Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster zea (Alcock, 1893)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:254768
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-12-17 20:04:47Z  created  Mah, Christopher
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Cnemidaster Sladen, 1889. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=254768 on 2014-08-01
  
Website and databases developed and hosted by VLIZ · Page generated 2014-08-01 GMT · contact: